electrograph

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n electrograph electrical device used for etching by electrolytic means
    • n electrograph an apparatus for the electrical transmission of pictures
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Electrograph A cinematograph using the arc light.
    • Electrograph A mark, record, or tracing, made by the action of electricity.
    • Electrograph An apparatus, controlled by electric devices, used to trace designs for etching.
    • Electrograph An image made by the Röntgen rays; a sciagraph.
    • Electrograph An instrument for the reproduction at a distance of pictures, maps, etc., by means of electricity.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n electrograph A curve automatically traced and forming a continuous record of the indications of an electrometer.
    • n electrograph An apparatus for engraving the copper cylinders used in printing fabrics and wall-papers. The cylinder is first coated with varnish, which is scratched by diamond-points traversing upon it, and controlled by circuit-breakers, that are in turn controlled by the copyist. The exposed portions are then etched by exposure to an acid-bath.
    • n electrograph In photography, a photograph of an electric spark. See the extract.
    • n electrograph An instrument for the continuous recording of atmospheric electricity.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Electro-, + -graph,

Usage

In literature:

What we see is the reflection or the electrograph of what she once was.
"A Romance of Two Worlds" by Marie Corelli
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In news:

Electrograph Systems will distribute microphones, headphones, and accessories from AKG Acoustics.
Electrograph Systems, a national distributor of display technology solutions, will distribute microphones, headphones, and accessories from AKG Acoustics, a Harman Professional Group company.
Electrograph Systems launches the next line of RevolutionHD LCD displays with 32-, 37-, 42-, and 47-inch sizes.
Electrograph Systems will begin its 2009 Display Technology Experience (DTE) reseller program series on Tuesday, March 24, at the Hilton DFW Lakes Executive Conference Center in the greater Dallas area.
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